Coast Starlight

Coast Starlight

9:35am, Seattle, WA: I romanticized it.
10:21am, Tacoma, WA: Luggage
11:11am, Olympia-Lacey, WA: Prepared.
11:35am, Centralia, WA: Packing my things
12:19pm, Kelso-Longview, WA: And getting ready
12:58pm, Vancouver, WA: To leave home
1:50pm, Portland, OR: And set out
2:27pm, Salem, OR: On my own.
4:10pm, Albany, OR: It was scary
5:10pm, Eugene-Springfield, OR: When everything
8:08pm, Chemult, OR: Was so up in
10:00pm, Klamath Falls, OR: The air.
12:35am, Dunsmuir, CA: The fear of
2:21am, Redding, CA: Independence.
3:50am, Chico, CA: Torn between
6:35am, Sacramento, CA: Two worlds.
6:50am, Davis, CA: Between here and
7:34am, Martinez, CA: There. Prepared
8:10am, Emeryville, CA: To be free somehow.
8:35am, Oakland, CA: On a train, bound
9:55am, San Jose, CA: For the old country.
11:48am, Salinas, CA: It would have
1:38pm, Paso Robles, CA: Been scary to
3:20pm, San Luis Obispo, CA: Board and face that.
6:02pm, Santa Barbara, CA: It would have been
7:05pm, Oxnard, CA: Scary but at the same
7:48pm, Simi Valley, CA: Time, it would have
8:22pm, Van Nuys, CA: Been life-changing
8:31pm, Burbank-Bob Hope Airport, CA: If the tickets
9:00pm, Los Angeles, CA: Went through.

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